Mining the Web for Medical Hypotheses - A Proof-of-Concept System

Abstract

As the prevalence of blogs, discussion forums, and online news services continues to grow, so too does the portion of this Web content that relates to health and medicine. We propose that everyday, medically-oriented Web content is a valuable and viable data source for medical hypothesis generation and testing, despite its being noisy. In this paper, we… (More)

Topics

1 Figure or Table

Cite this paper

@inproceedings{MacLean2011MiningTW, title={Mining the Web for Medical Hypotheses - A Proof-of-Concept System}, author={Diana L. MacLean and Margo I. Seltzer}, booktitle={HEALTHINF}, year={2011} }